Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Longview, TX (28.4 miles , pop. 73,344).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Shreveport, LA (77.0 miles , pop. 200,145).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Dallas, TX (103.4 miles , pop. 1,188,580).
Nearest cities: Gilmer, TX (3.1 miles ), Leesburg-Newsome, TX (3.1 miles) , Pittsburg, TX (3.1 miles ), Rocky Mound, TX (3.5 miles) , Holly Lake Ranch, TX (3.9 miles ), Ore City, TX (4.2 miles ), Winnsboro, TX (4.2 miles ), Lone Star, TX (4.3 miles ).
Latitude: 32.86 N, Longitude: 95.01 W
Area code: 903
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Bettie: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Bettie, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Bettie-area historical tornado activity is above Texas state average. It is 237% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/1/1988, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.9 miles away from the Bettie place center injured 9 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.
On 4/30/1954, a category F3 tornado 17.3 miles away from the place center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Bettie-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Texas state average. It is 99% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/31/1997 at 03:26:41, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 59.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/22/2005 at 05:17:04, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 91.9 miles away from Bettie center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Upshur County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Hurricanes: 4, Tornadoes: 3, Fires: 3, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Bettie compared to Texas state average:
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Religion statistics for Bettie CCD (based on Upshur County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 56.53%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 17
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
9.06% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,064 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
9.19% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,864 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1